Monday, February 6, 2023

Are slightly polished game sequels worth $60?

Within one week, September’s two biggest games raised discussions about how much content is enough to merit the cost of $60 sequels and remasters....

Dating apps are the worst gacha games ever

“Dead dove, do not eat,” a fanfiction tag derived from “Arrested Development,” warns about unspeakable horrors before audiences look regardless. This summer, my “dead...

Hookup culture: toxic, yet normalized

In the world of dating, many people only want a hookup. Some teens and young adults don’t want love or romance - just sex,...

Your engagement can start here

As COVID-19 becomes more of a norm in our society, there has been a well needed increase in engagement amongst communities all over the...
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A good breakfast goes a long way

As a busy college student, newspaper section editor and part-time junior copywriter, eating breakfast is vital to my survival. I have finally found the...

Let us enjoy fall trends, edgelords

If you’ve been called “basic” for enjoying fall, you may be entitled to financial compensation. This isn’t actually true, but I wish it were....

Review: Come back for a second serving of ‘Bugsnax’

With its console exclusivity lifted and ports released for all major platforms, there’s no excuse anymore. You’ve all been sleeping on “Bugsnax” since its...

‘Health begins in the soil’ at EarthDance farm

Tucked inside the suburbs of Ferguson, Missouri, lies the EarthDance Organic Farm School, the oldest organic farm west of the Mississippi River. These 14...

Society isn’t prepared for metaverses

With the unfathomable evolution of computers in a short period of time, some wonder: what will come next? Well, the metaverse is here and...

Review: ‘Tokyo Vice’ nails the art of investigative slow-burn

With information, there is always a cost. The classic vice unit-style crime show has been on the backburner of American television for quite a while...

ABORTION DUELING OP-ED: To truly support life, be pro-choice

Note: This dueling op-ed was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022, before the Supreme Court ruling on abortion. For the opposing...

ABORTION DUELING OP-ED: Protect unborn life

Note: This dueling op-ed was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022, before the Supreme Court ruling on abortion. For the opposing...

Barstool Sports must be held accountable for promoting toxicity

In 2010, Barstool Sports creator Dave Portnoy wrote, “I never condone rape, but if you are a size 6 and wearing skinny jeans you...

We don’t want Sportsmates in ‘Nintendo Switch Sports.’ Wii want Miis

Even if you’ve never touched a Wii, you’ve probably seen Miis before. These avatars were all the rage in the 2000s - and contrary...

Will Smith’s slap does not represent Christian values

On March 27, Will Smith went onstage at the 2022 Oscars and slapped Chris Rock, then yelled, “keep my wife’s name out your f***ing...

Homophobic and transphobic bills have no place in law

On March 28, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed the Parental Rights in Education Bill, which changes the state’s primary education. This bill is being...